HAVELOCK — James “Jim” H. Beasley, 71, a longtime resident of Havelock, went to his eternal home on Nov. 4, 2017.

HAVELOCK — James “Jim” H. Beasley, 71, a longtime resident of Havelock, went to his eternal home on Nov. 4, 2017. He was born Sept. 13, 1946 to James R. Beasley and Charlotte Nicholson. Jim was a master carpenter, a Marine, and a licensed optician in the Havelock/Cherry Point area for 46 plus years.

Jim is survived by his loving wife Susie Butler Beasley of 50 years; son Jimbo Beasley and his wife Sherry of Commerce TWP., MI; daughter Mary Beth Beasley of Havelock, NC; 2 babydolls (granddaughters) Sarah and Allison Beasley; brothers Ronnie Beasley of Natchez, MS and Troy, Claude and Tony Nicholson of Fort Worth, TX; sister “Sissy” Koonce of Alexandria, LA; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends he and Susie have mentored and loved throughout the years.

Jim is proceeded in death by his step mother Juanita Beasley, brothers Byford Beasley, Elvis Nicholson and sister Sharon Blake.

Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for a graveside service Friday at 2:00 at Forest Oaks Memorial Gardens, 908 Lake Road in Havelock.

Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Cotton Funeral Home and Crematory.

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